public-works-department

CIVIL SERVICE

705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8330
Email: CivilService@LafayetteLA.gov 

DIRECTOR: Adam Marcantel

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.  

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
LAFAYETTE CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT 
Civil Service Office
705 W. University Avenue, PO Box 4017-C
Lafayette, LA 70502
www.lafayettela.gov 
(337) 291-8330

 


CLASS TITLE: EQUIPMENT OPERATOR II (Tandem Axle Dump Truck)

MINIMUM STARTING PAYHOURLY - $11.36-$14.21/DOE - MONTHLY - $1,970-$2,462/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Position operates a tandem axle dump truck in the repair and maintenance of wastewater collection lines and manholes, drainage projects, street projects, water distribution projects or related, depending on area of assignment.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Completion of the eighth grade, some experience in the operation of trucks or equipment similar to those described herein, or any equivalent combination of training and experience is desired. Position(s) operate a manual transmission or an automatic transmission vehicle, depending on area of assignment. Current vacancies are manual transmission vehicles.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION

Possession of the appropriate class commercial driver’s license and endorsements as issued by the State of Louisiana. Applicants must have at least a valid Commercial Driver’s License or CDL permit to apply and test, but must obtain a Louisiana class A CDL with Air Brake, combination and/or tanker endorsements, prior to appointment.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Testing will be a performance test on the tandem dump truck using manual and/or automatic transmission.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 10 RECEIVED BY MONDAY, APRIL 12, 2021, NOON!!

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